Practice Relating to Rule 100. Fair Trial Guarantees
Section N. Non bis in idem
Ethiopia’s Criminal Code (2004) states:
Article 2.- Principle of Legality.
(5) Nobody shall be tried or punished again for the same crime for which he has been already convicted, punished or subjected to other measures or acquitted by a final decision in accordance with the law.
Article 15.- Crimes Committed in a Foreign Country by a Member of the Defence Forces.
(2) In cases of crimes against international law and specifically military crimes as defined in Article 269–322, the member of the Defence Forces shall remain subject to national law and be tried under the provisions of this Code by Ethiopian military courts.